ARTWalk 2016

About Pasadena ARTWalk

11th Annual Pasadena ARTWalk

October 22, 2016 | 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Playhouse District | Pasadena, CA 91101

Pasadena ARTWalk is Pasadena’s largest urban art fair with over 5,000 people attending yearly. The event highlights some of the best Southern Californian visual artists showcasing their work in painting, sculpture, watercolor, photography, mixed media, ceramics, jewelry, drawings, and printmaking. ARTWalk is free and all-ages are welcome.

The 11th Annual ARTWalk features:

Juried Art Show & Sale

Submissions are now closed. We will be announcing the names of the selected artists soon!

Art Stroll

Art Stroll offers art enthusiasts a feast for the senses.

Zona Rosa Caffe

15 S. El Molino Ave.
22nd annual Dia De Los Muertos Exhibition upstairs in the café. From cereal box altars, paper dolls to paintings, the exhibit celebrates Dia De Los Muertos through the multicultural history and artistic expressions of our community. The exhibit is family friendly.

Utility Wraps on Colorado & Union

Artist: Susan Silton | Colorado Blvd.
Free speech-themed art installation.

Artist: Alicia Gorecki | Union St.
Design celebrates imagination through a colorful depiction of a childhood adventure.

Artist: Alicia Gorecki | Walnut Ave.
Illustration reflects on the usefulness of the investment in education by conjuring local history through the depiction of one of Pasadena’s first high schools.

Artists: John David O’Brien & Molly Bendall | Union St.
Designs incorporate photographs of the area layered with paint and text.

Crosswalk Art

Artist: Cynthia Luna
Crosswalk art at 11 different crossings, all near art institutions (the Pacific Asia Museum, the Pasadena Museum of California Art, the Pasadena Playhouse, Laemmle’s, Vroman’s, the Boston Court Performing Arts Center, and the Ice House).

River Migration
Artist: Hataya Tubtim
Local artist Hataya Tubtim’s design uses the movement of Steelhead Trout which are native to the Arroyo Seco’s local natural history, over three crosswalk sites to echo the movement of people moving through the urban environment.

Vroman’s (Art on the Stairwell)

695 E. Colorado Blvd.

Aarnun Gallery Fine Picture Framing

603 E. Green St.
Aarnun Gallery offers a continuing exhibition of works by the 15 artists they represent, and stocks many antique and contemporary fine art prints.

Pasadena Playhouse

39 S El Molino Ave | 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Bazaar hosted by Friends of The Pasadena Playhouse volunteer support group featuring a Bake Sale, Jewelry and Holiday Items.

More to be Announced!

Free & Reduced Museum Admission

Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA)

490 E. Union St.  |  12:00PM– 5:00PM
FREE Admission

Southern California Children’s Museum

459 E Colorado Blvd
$3 OFF Admission

Hands-On Activities

Seashell Wind Chimes

Participate in fun, free art making for the whole family. Craft seashell wind chimes inspired by the PMCA’s current exhibitions, In the Land of Sunshine: Imaging the California Coast Culture and Lloyd Hamrol/Joan Perlman: “a sky in the palm of a hand.”
Presented by: Pasadena Museum of California Art

More to Announced!

Scavenger Hunt

Instagram Scavenger Hunt

Follow us on Instagram and participate in the event day Instagram scavenger hunt for your opportunity to win awesome prizes!



Coming Soon!